Sharknado 2 cast is utterly ridiculous

30 Rock, Independence Day and Taxi stars join the cast of Syfy’s Sharknado 2: The Second One

Sharknado was the surprise viral hit of 2013
Sharknado was the surprise viral hit of 2013

Sharknado 2: The Second One has revealed its full-cast, according to a press release from Syfy.

The New York-set sequel to the low-budget creature feature will star returning cast members Ian Zierling and Tara Reid, who will be joined by:

  • Independence Day‘s Vivica A Fox as a high school friend of Zierling’s Fin
  • Rock royalty Kelly Osbourne as a flight attendant
  • Comedian Andy Dick as a cop
  • 30 Rock‘s Judah Friedlander as Brian (whoever he is)
  • Taxi‘s Judd Hirsch as taxi drive Ben
  • Mark McGrath, lead singer of funk metallers Sugar Ray, as Fin’s brother in law.

Sharknado director Anthony C Ferrante and writer Thunder Levin are both back on board for the sequel.

Sharknado: The Second One will premier on Syfy in the US in July 2014. Pick up the first film on DVD for £5 from